Bytecoin (BCN) CryptoNight-based alternative cryptocoin

13 Mar
2014

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Bytecoin (BCN) is an alternative cryptocurrency, but it is not a fork Bitcoin and uses the unique algorithm CryptoNight, based on CryptoNote technology. Bytecoin is an open decentralized cryptocurrency. Anyone interested can join Bytecoin network and take part in currency development. As well as the Internet, Bytecoin is international by its nature. Bytecoin allows safe and secure transactions around the globe and offers the convenience of instant fee-free money transactions.

Website:
https://bytecoin.org/

Block Explorer:
http://chainradar.com/bcn/blocks

Coin Specifications

  • CryptoNight Algorithm
  • Total coins: 18 446 744 073 709 551 616 atomic units (= 184.46 billion BCN)
  • Block reward decreases each block according to the formula: BaseReward = (MSupply – A)/218, where MSupply = (264 – 1) atomic units and ‘A’ is amount of already generated coins
  • One coin is divisible down to 8 decimal places (divisible up to 108)
  • Block time: 120 seconds (2 minutes)
  • Difficulty retargets each block

Wallet:
Windows
Linux
Mac OS

Source Code:
at GitHub

Mining Pools:
MinerGate
http://bytecoin.miner.center/
http://bcn.democats.org/
http://cryptonight.net/
cryptmonero.com/bytecoin/

Coin Exchanges:
Poloniex



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9 Responses to Bytecoin (BCN) CryptoNight-based alternative cryptocoin

coincenter.xyz

June 29th, 2017 at 12:24

Maybe you can add our new Bytecoin/BCN mining pool located in Germany based on dedicated hardware. Pool can be found at https://bcn.coincenter.xyz

netxpool.com

October 15th, 2017 at 17:20

Some of the listed pools not working anymore, you can update your list with a working pool http://bcn.netxpool.com

Vincent

October 26th, 2017 at 20:19

http://bytecoin.party/ is also a working pool

bytecoin.uk

December 12th, 2017 at 15:06

The think the best BCN pool is http://bytecoin.uk/ :)

Guilherme

December 27th, 2017 at 16:52

Bytecoin-Pool.org

January 2nd, 2018 at 16:24

BCN pool is http://bytecoin-pool.org :) without fees
bytecoin.uk is scam…

ILoveByteCoin

January 17th, 2018 at 00:07

http://www.crypto-nook.com/

Nice bcn pool with good help in the Discord channel :-)

Michel

January 27th, 2018 at 20:19

I just tried http://bytecoin-pool.org it’s amazing I finally found a serious and profitable pool, thank you admin

SaltySpades

February 2nd, 2018 at 00:06

Hello,

Please add https://prime-pools.com/pool/bcn/ to your list of BCN pools. We are a legit HTTPS pool that has a flawless daemon that is up and running, low fees, and no ads. We’re an up and coming Pool that already is diversifying into more pools as we speak. Thank you, and happy mining.

– SaltySpades

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